Ireland still needs to shatter the glass ceiling

Ireland still needs to shatter the glass ceiling

As International Women’s Day is celebrated, a survey on workplace equality shows that Irish business has a way to go to catch up to other OECD countries, writes Sandra Lawler.

International Women’s Day, which is celebrated today, is a day to celebrate the accomplishments made in the struggle of women worldwide for equality and liberation. However, it is also a time to take stock of the battles ahead. And in Ireland, shattering the glass ceiling remains a critical one.

Last year, to mark this day, the Economist magazine created a ‘glass-ceiling index’, to show where women have the best chances of equal treatment in...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription


For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription


For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription


For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post